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Poster: guyzilla Date: Jun 20, 2012 2:15am
Forum: classic_tv Subject: Re: Rare and unusual TV pilots

Wasn't there a show with a similar premise called "Captain Nice"? Similar to "Mr. Terrific" I mean.

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Poster: Quigs Date: Jun 20, 2012 10:40am
Forum: classic_tv Subject: Re: Rare and unusual TV pilots

Yes, Captain Nice which aired on NBC starred a young William Daniels (before he was Benjamin's Father in The Graduate) and Ann Prentis(sister of Paula Prentis of He and She. The show's creator was Buck Henry (who was co-creator with Mel Brooks of Get Smart)Captain Nice was demoted and cancelled after one year.

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Poster: Quigs Date: Jun 20, 2012 10:40am
Forum: classic_tv Subject: Re: Rare and unusual TV pilots

Yes, Captain Nice which aired on NBC starred a young William Daniels (before he was Benjamin's Father in The Graduate) and Ann Prentis(sister of Paula Prentis of He and She. The show's creator was Buck Henry (who was co-creator with Mel Brooks of Get Smart)Captain Nice was demoted and cancelled after one year.

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Poster: Quigs Date: Jun 20, 2012 10:40am
Forum: classic_tv Subject: Re: Rare and unusual TV pilots

Yes, Captain Nice which aired on NBC starred a young William Daniels (before he was Benjamin's Father in The Graduate) and Ann Prentis(sister of Paula Prentis of He and She. The show's creator was Buck Henry (who was co-creator with Mel Brooks of Get Smart)Captain Nice was demoted and cancelled after one year.

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Poster: Quigs Date: Jun 20, 2012 10:40am
Forum: classic_tv Subject: Re: Rare and unusual TV pilots

Yes, Captain Nice which aired on NBC starred a young William Daniels (before he was Benjamin's Father in The Graduate) and Ann Prentis(sister of Paula Prentis of He and She. The show's creator was Buck Henry (who was co-creator with Mel Brooks of Get Smart)Captain Nice was demoted and cancelled after one year.

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Poster: Quigs Date: Jun 20, 2012 4:45pm
Forum: classic_tv Subject: Re: Rare and unusual TV pilots

Sorry about the repeat. I only type this once but IA printed it three times. There's something with IE that does that at times.